Dow Rummel plans $40m expansion of assisted living community

PHOENIX: A Sioux Falls retirement community is trying to get ahead of an Alzheimer’s epidemic among the baby boom generation with a $40 million expansion that will beef up its memory care and assisted living services.

Medical researchers expect 28 million or more baby boomers Read More »

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Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

HOUSTON: Retirement communities and skilled nursing homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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Marijuana could hold the key to treating Alzheimer’s

MIAMI: Chemicals found in cannabis could be used to help treat dementia, early studies have shown – but further research into the findings is being stymied by restrictive drug laws, scientists say.

Cannabinoids like tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) can aid the removal of dangerous dementia proteins from Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

NEW YORK: The twenty ninth entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2017 has been received.

The apartments, dubbed Town Park Lofts at West Sullivan, will be located on the old Supermarket Row property at the corner of Clinchfield and Sullivan streets. The developer is Crossgate Read More »

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